Aasiya Hassan

Head of Careers, Higher Education and Work Experience

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As Head of Careers Education and Work Experience, Aasiya is responsible for leading in-school Careers Advisors, the Aim Higher Programme and the Work Experience Programme.

Aasiya has over 15 years experience of working in enrichment programmes and, prior to joining BDSIP, worked in STEM Education managing the national Engineering Masterclasses at the Royal Institution and working with STEM Ambassadors at STEM Learning.  Aasiya joined BDSIP in 2020 as the Employer Engagement Advisor and continues as Head of Careers Education and Work Experience in 2022.

Aasiya’ s passions lie in supporting young people and families to raise their aspirations. She enjoys working with STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Maths) professionals to develop engaging educational programmes, bringing to life scientific principles, innovation and creativity.

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